As I get older, I am more inclined to believe that instead of each of us having a specific mission in life, it is more that we live our lives in worship to Him. That whatever we do, whether it’s to raise a family, work a job, etc… that we dedicate it all to Him … More My Mission in Life?
The more I depend on God and stay close to Him throughout the day by reading His word and talking to Him through prayer, the better chance I have at living the way He wants me to. When I try to do things in my own power, that’s when I fall. Through my weakness and … More The Battle Is Not Over
Christmas comes only 1 time a year. It is celebrated for 2 days. A year consists of 365 days. Something that takes a small percentage 2/365, or .073 if I calculated right. (Be kind, Math is not my friend.) Less than 1 % of the year. For something that takes such a small amount of … More Christmas
Remember the story of the apostle Peter when he denied Christ in the courtyard after Christ had been arrested? Luke 22:54-62 How many of us were shocked when we first read that? One of Jesus’ closest friends and followers, saying he didn’t even know the man and getting angry when people didn’t believe him. I … More Whoever Denies Me
Simplicity. Remember back in the good ol’ days when we did a lot more sewing of clothes than buying? Well, I do. I come from a family of people who made clothes to save money. I know my grandmother, mother of 11 children, did a lot of sewing, and then used the scraps for rugs … More Simplicity – It’s Not Just A Pattern
As I write this morning, my heart has been humbled by my Bible reading from the past 2 days. I have seen myself from someone else’s eyes and it’s not a pretty sight. While I thought I was being a good Christian, I can see now that I have been a Judgy McJudgerson. Have I … More Love Your Neighbor, Love Your Enemy